Education in the Cayman Islands

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Education in the Cayman Islands is compulsory for those aged 4 to 16 and is free to all Caymanian children.[1] The literacy rate for residents over age 15 is 98%.[1] Public schools follow a British-style educational system.[1] The Cayman Islands Education Department operates 10 primary, one special education, and three high schools.[1] In addition, there is a university and a school of law.[1] There are also numerous private schools.


Further education[edit]

  • Cayman Islands Further Education Centre


Public Universities[edit]

Private Universities[edit]

Research Institutions[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Background Note: Cayman Islands". Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs, U.S. Department of State (February 2008). This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.